S. 10.1. – Biodiversity and Environmental History

02 Jul 2020
14:00-15:30

S. 10.1. – Biodiversity and Environmental History

Chair: TBA

Michael-W. Serruys (Marie Skłodowska Curie Actions – Individual fellow (Centre de recherche bretonne et celtique, Université de Bretagne Occidentale, Brest, France)) – The shipworm epidemic in the Austrian Netherlands in the 1730s. The social effects of an environmental crisis on a coastal and maritime society

Eileen Chanin (Australian National University) – Eighteenth century sea routes and knowledge of biodiversity

Cristina Brito/Nina Vieira (CHAM, NOVA FCSH) – Whales, manatees, sea turtles, and their products. Between the known and the new